Monthly Archives: August 2014

Aug 2014

When Does a Trust End?

Find Out More About This Estate Planning Tool

Although once thought of as something reserved for the very wealthy, trusts have become a popular estate planning tool for people from a variety of financial backgrounds. There are numerous reasons for this, including the variety of trusts available as well as an increased public awareness about the importance of planning for the expense of long-term care. (more…)
Aug 2014

The Importance of Planning for Incapacity

Don’t Overlook This Aspect of Estate Planning

One commonly overlooked area of estate planning is planning for incapacity. Although no one likes to contemplate the idea of being too sick or too mentally unstable to look after their own affairs, incapacity planning is a crucial part of any comprehensive estate plan. In Missouri, there are several documents that make up a thorough plan to ensure you are protected in the event you become incapacitated. (more…)